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Responsibilities*

Teach the course, EECS 467, a Major Design Experience Autonomous Robotics course.   Course description as follows:

Software methods and implementation for robot perception, world mapping, and control, using physical robots. Topics include: sensors, sensor processing, control, motion planning, localization and mapping, and forward and inverse kinematics. Multiple team projects, culminating in a major design experience (MDE) project.

More detailed information from a recent offering of the course can be found at: https://web.eecs.umich.edu/~kuipers/teaching/eecs467-F19.html

Instructor will be responsible for refining course materials, lecturing, holding office hours and preparing and grading exams and projects, and supervising the course support staff. 

Required Qualifications*

Strong interest in teaching an advanced undergraduate course in robotics. Prior research and hands-on experience in the Robotics field.  M.S. required

Desired Qualifications*

Ph.D. preferred in a field related to robotics.

Additional Information

Position specifics:

Salary range -                      $12,000-$15,000 (reflects 40% effort)

Duration -                              Fall Term 2021

Class Schedule -                  MW 9-1030AM

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the UM and the Lecturers Employees Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settle all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditinos of employment.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.